Finance

“World Investment Report 2018” – UNCTAD – June 7, 2018

On June 7, 2018 the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) announced the release of the World Investment Report 2018. Key messages include the following: “FDI flows to transition economies declined by 27 per cent, to $47 billion.  The second lowest level since 2005. The decline reflects geopolitical uncertainties and sluggish investment in natural […]

“How China can build a more sustainable financial system” – UN Environment Program – May 3, 2018

On May 3, 2018 UN Environment Program (UNEP) announced that the report “Investor Duties and ESG Integration in China” was published in March. The report “is the joint work of the UN Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), The Generation Foundation, and the International Institute of Green Finance (IIGF). It is […]